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Synchrony Financial (SYF) Stake Increased by Advisor Partners LLC

Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. now owns 22,014 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $706,000 after buying an additional 639 shares during the last quarter. If you are viewing this news story on another domain, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA and global copyright laws. The legal version of this report can be read at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/05/26/hl-financial-services-llc-acquires-new-position-in-synchrony-financial-syf.html. Read More

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Insider Activity of Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD)

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of SHLD . Capstone Investment Ltd reported 12,696 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Sears Holdings Corporation as $2000 in the Current Quarter. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "UBS Asset Management Americas Inc". Read More

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Attack On Coptic Christians Kills At Least 24 In Egypt

Attack On Coptic Christians Kills At Least 24 In Egypt

In Egypt unknown assailants attacked a bus carrying a group of Coptic Christians . The BBC said 15 Coptic Christians were killed by gunmen who attacked a bus carrying the victims. Copts fear they will face the same fate as brethren in Iraq and Syria, where Christian communities have been decimated by wars and Islamic State persecution. Read More

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AGF Investments Inc. Has $3.1 Million Position in Mattel, Inc. (MAT)

AGF Investments Inc. Has $3.1 Million Position in Mattel, Inc. (MAT)

The firm owned 38,291 shares of the company's stock at the end of the first quarter. AGF Investments Inc.'s holdings in Mattel were worth $3,100,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Now the shares of Mattel, Inc . The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 9th. (NASDAQ:MAT). Kj Harrison Prtnrs invested in 0.16% or 15,000 shares. Read More

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Man allegedly bit flight attendant before jumping out of plane in Charlotte

Man allegedly bit flight attendant before jumping out of plane in Charlotte

The flight attendant immediately stood up and told Sein to return to his seat. Sein was apprehended by law enforcement and could face 20 years in prison if he is convicted of charges of interfering with flight crew members. He was then taken to the terminal and transported to a medical facility. He went into court Friday, but the hearing was postponed because the Thai interpreter could not speak Karin, a language of lower Myanmar, according to docket information. Read More

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Joe Lieberman Front-Runner For FBI Head

According to their reports , former USA senator and former Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Lieberman is the "frontrunner" to become the new FBI Director. "Unfortunately, Joe Lieberman does not fit that description". But Lieberman, 75, is not necessarily popular with Democrats . Word of Lieberman's standing in the candidate search drew a mixed reaction from Capitol Hill, with Senate Republicans praising the Democrat turned independent, and Democrats seeming less than ... Read More

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Maha civic polls: BJP loses in Malegoan but clinches Panvel, Bhiwandi

Maha civic polls: BJP loses in Malegoan but clinches Panvel, Bhiwandi

The AIMIM has fielded 37 candidates in Malegaon . According to the trends at 11:15 am, the NCPJD (S) candidates are ahead on 24 seats whereas Congress is struggling at 14. Friday May 26, 2017 at 10:00 am. Asauddin Owaisi-led AIMIM fielded nine candidates in Bhiwandi . Thakur father and son also strongly approached the voters how Panvel will be transformed due to slew of decisions by the Centre and the state government including the development of Navi Mumbai worldwide airport, ... Read More

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Mark Zuckerberg Talks about Automation at Harvard

Talking to the audience he said , "I had just launched this prank website Facemash, and the ad board wanted to "see me". Objective is what creates true happiness", Zuckerberg said . Hundreds of thousands of people all worked together to send the first man on the moon, and millions contributed to immunizing children against polio. Read More

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$-0.02 EPS Expected for BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY)

$-0.02 EPS Expected for BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY)

CRVL's SI was 106,000 shares in May as released by FINRA. On 25 May 2017, Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) ( NASDAQ :VOD) shares moved to $29.91 after starting the day at $29.89. The market capitalization of the company is at $5.85 Billion. The Company is engaged in the sale of smartphones and enterprise software and services. Read More

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StatPro Group (LON:SOG) Recent Analyst Updates

StatPro Group (LON:SOG) Recent Analyst Updates

Jgp Global Gestao De Recursos Ltda. owns 142,391 shares or 6.31% of their USA portfolio. The stock of Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) earned "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, February 4. The rating was initiated by Credit Suisse on Thursday, January 26 with "Outperform". Analysts await Paypoint plc (LON:PAY) to report earnings on June, 8 after the close. Read More

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Manchester attacker 'likely' travelled to Syria: Minister

Manchester attacker 'likely' travelled to Syria: Minister

In a final phone call he placed to his mother and brother just before the attack, he purportedly told his mother: "Forgive me", said Ahmed bin Salem, a spokesman for Libya's anti-terrorism unit, the Special Deterrent Force. In another development, British investigators told French authorities that the suspect in the Manchester bombing had probably traveled to Syria, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said on Wednesday. Read More

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Nigeria says it is not opposed to joining OPEC cuts

The first phase of the production cuts deal was reached late a year ago to control free falling oil prices that brought a massive trade deficit for oil dependent economies. Meanwhile the North American benchmark, West Texas Intermediate, rose to highs of $51.93 per barrel before dipping as far as $50.08 per barrel. But the recovery has brought many back to life, and U.S. Read More

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Trump administration hails US-China trade deal

China will also give permission to wholly foreign-owned financial services firms to provide credit rating services in the Asian giant. Negotiations to lift the ban started last September while President Obama was still in office, and President Trump supported the move after meeting with China's president last month. Read More

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BIS Releases New Set of Standards for Currency Trading

BIS Releases New Set of Standards for Currency Trading

The Code was developed through a collaborative process between the Bank for International Settlements' Foreign Exchange Working Group and private-sector market participants. The code also provided a list of disclosures that the new generation of algorithmic traders should make, including a clear description of their execution or aggregation strategy, fees, routing and sources of liquidity. Read More

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Moody's downgrades Chinese credit profile

Most investors were not taken aback by China's downgrade from an Aa3 credit rating to an A1 on Wednesday, arguing that markets were similarly prepared for such a move. According to the National Statistics Bureau, as of 2016, China had a total of 27.33 trillion yuan ($4 trillion) of government debt with the GDP totaling 74.41 trillion yuan. Read More

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Djokovic, Nadal on French Open semi-final collision course

The 47-year-old Agassi will not stay in Paris for the duration of the French Open . "I wasn't surprised. I'm still pretty close to him and to the rest of the team", said Becker. "With Stade Roland Garros in the distance, the setting was pretty special". Now ranked at number seven, could the Austrian replicate his result from a year ago in the French capital? Speaking after, the German was just delighted to have played one of the greats. Read More

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OPEC and other nations extend output cuts

OPEC and other nations extend output cuts

Shares in Asia are higher after an overnight advance on. "With Russia and Saudi announcing nine months (of extended cuts) a week before, this was already priced in, so the market wanted the "over-and-above" which didn't come - hence the sell-off", said Virendra Chauhan, oil analyst at Energy Aspects in Singapore . Read More

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HPCL profit up 31%

HPCL profit up 31%

For the year ended March 31, 2017, the company has posted a jump of 66.63% in its net profit at Rs 6208.80 crore as compared to Rs 3726.16 crore in FY16. For January-March period, the company reported 47.59 per cent increase in total expenditure at Rs 20,696.46 crore against Rs 14022.15 crore in the same period a year ago. Read More

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Oil rises more than 1 percent, market corrects following OPEC

Oil rises more than 1 percent, market corrects following OPEC

Since then, trading has been volatile. OPEC's move was greeted by a sell-off. The 1.8 million barrel-per-day cut first inked in November 2016 will now last until November 2018. Exporters were keen to maintain global market share, and they cut domestic supplies or shipments to marginal buyers. They also discussed steps for shrinking the US central bank's $4.5 trillion in bond holdings. Read More

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Oil prices rise as Saudi and Russian Federation agree to prolong output curbs

Oil prices rise as Saudi and Russian Federation agree to prolong output curbs

Global benchmark Brent crude added 1.7 percent to $51.69 on the ICE Futures Europe exchange. Members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed in November to cut 1.2 million barrels a day of oil production. However, Bozumbayev said Kazakhstan would find it technically hard to keep output down because it started bringing a large new field online previous year. Read More

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House budget leaves out Senate spending cuts

House budget leaves out Senate spending cuts

Final votes on the bill may be held on Wednesday, media reported. The full House budget - with salary increases and tax changes - won't get released until after Memorial Day, with floor votes anticipated by the end of next week. In March, the budget office said the House legislation would increase premiums by an average 15 percent to 20 percent over the next two years, but push premiums 10 percent lower than they'd otherwise be by 2026. Read More

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Lots of sunshine Friday, storms likely this weekend

The holiday weekend will be a little unsettled. High temperatures will be near 68 degrees on Saturday with cloudy skies for the afternoon and evening. The National Weather Service at Morristown is now forecasting a 50 percent chance of rain on Thursday . Breezy and a brief shower in spots this evening, then becoming mainly clear. Read More

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First Quarter GDP Revised Up To 1.2 Percent

First Quarter GDP Revised Up To 1.2 Percent

Despite this growth, the Commerce Department says the gross domestic product (GDP), the broadest measure of economic health, is down from the last quarter. Digging further into the data, consumer spending slowed to a near-crawl in the first quarter, up just 0.6 percent at the annual rate. The electronics sector was a bright spot, with sales of communications equipment rising 4.2 percent, the strongest rate in a year. Read More

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Voting Districts in North Carolina Unconstitutional

A second district, District 12, which has been the subject of Supreme Court litigation five times, did not need to add or subtract voters after the census. The battle over North Carolina's districts isn't over, according to a press release by Common Cause. Before the redistricting, the two districts did not have a majority of African-American voters, but had consistently elected candidates who were the preference of most African-American voters. Read More

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Pakistan presents new $50 billion development-heavy budget

Pakistan presents new $50 billion development-heavy budget

Real GDP Growth at 5.28% this year is the highest in the past decade. In another first, Pakistan joined the club of economies valued over $300 billion, he said. It is also hoping to keep the fiscal deficit at under 4.1% of GDP, according to the budget documents. Dar stated that the Nawaz Sharif government and its policies were to thank for the current spurt in economic growth. Read More

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OPEC extends output cut for 9 months

OPEC extends output cut for 9 months

Buy the rumor and sell the news worked well on Thursday, when Opec disappointed the market by announcing same quantum of cut as prices tanked more than 6 per cent from its five-week high of 52 per barrel on Thursday itself. Clawing back some of Thursday's losses, global benchmark Brent futures LCOc1 were up 28 cents at $51.74 a barrel at 0837 GMT. In physical markets, however, where tankers can take weeks or months to deliver up to $100 million in crude oil , refiners want to know if ... Read More

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